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Carpool Week 2019

Carpool Week is an annual campaign led by Smart Commute to encourage people to carpool and celebrate how much commuters can save by driving to work, school or an event with at least one other person. Employees at over 330 Smart Commute workplaces can look forward to exclusive promotions leading up to Carpool Week. Find a partner and start […]

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Carpoolers unite! Find your perfect match today!

Driving Together, Saving Together Each year Carpool Week encourages drivers across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA) to try carpooling or, if they have an existing carpool, adding another person to the trip. The benefits of sharing the drive are many but the easiest to understand is drive together, to save together – money […]

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Carpooling 101

According to a recent survey, 81% of carpoolers are satisfied with their commute. But what is carpooling exactly? This mode of travel, once synonymous with driving your child and their classmates to school, has made a comeback across North America. Carpooling was brought to the forefront of the sustainable travel discussion when the GTHA was chosen […]

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Another beautiful Bike to Work Day

You can still participate in the Smart Commute Bike to Work Day contest- simply bike to work and log your trip on the Smart Commute Online Tool for a chance to win 1 of 3 $500 VIA Rail vouchers. Contest ends June 30. On May 30th the Halton Region celebrated the 2016 Bike to Work Day with […]

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Cycling Trivia

How well do you know about cycling in Toronto?

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Rethink Series: REROUTE your commute

What an exciting time to travel around the region this summer! With the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games a few days away and the weather warming up, there is no better time to rethink the way you travel. Smart Commute is calling all you Greater Golden Horseshoe region folks to rethink your commute and […]

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The Games are Here!

The Pan Am Games may be over but Parapan Am is right around the corner. The Parapan Am Games will begin August 7 – 15, bringing together over 7,000 athletes from 41 countries and territories to compete in 51 sports. Right here in Halton Region, the Cisco Milton Pan Am / Parapan Am Veledrome is […]

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Cogeco Cable Canada gets Games ready

With the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games right around the corner, one Burlington company is already well prepared with strategies to ensure that their business is not adversely affected. Cogeco Cable Canada, a telecommunications company that specializes in telephone, internet and cable television, is based in Montreal and has a large regional office in […]

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Watch our Smart Commute tool video guides!

We just released 10 video tutorials to show you  how  to get the most out of our online tool. The videos explain how to explore your commuting options from A to B, find a carpool partner, track your impact, and much more. The video playlist includes: how to register >> the dashboard >> joining and […]

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Honda Canada – First Auto Manufacturer to Join Smart Commute

Honda Canada joined the Smart Commute program because it aligns with their core values and 2020 Vision. A key aspect of this vision is to reduce the environmental impact of business operations. The recent launch of a carpool program at their head office campus in Markham, Ontario is one step towards this goal. Considering that […]

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